MCADSV Basic Advocate Training

Tue August 26th, 2014 to Thu August 28th, 2014

Basic Advocate Training
Helena, MT 
August 26-28, 2014

WHO: All new advocates and seasoned advocates who provide direct services to victims should attend this training.  

WHAT: The purpose of this training is to provide advocates with the training and tools needed to assist both domestic and sexual assault victims effectively and sensitively. Through a variety of scenarios and activities, advocates will develop skills in service provision, crisis counseling, communication and active listening.  Training agenda will be available in July.

LOCATION:  The training and a block of hotel rooms has been reserved at the Holiday Inn Downtown located at 22 North Last Chance Gulch, Helena, MT 59601. Reservations can be made by calling the Holiday Inn Downtown at: 406-443-2200.  Reservations made before August 1, 2014, will receive the special rate of $83 plus tax for single occupancy and $93 plus tax for double occupancy.

To register for this training please click on link:

If you have any trouble accessing this link please contact Kelly at 406-443-7794 x117 or  Please register by August 15, 2014.  

Additional Information
A continental breakfast will be provided each morning of the training starting at 8:30am.  Attendees will be responsible for all other meals, mileage and lodging expenses.  A limited number of scholarships will be provided to current MCADSV members based on need.  

To apply for a scholarship, please first complete the registration link above and then click on the following link to apply for a scholarship

The scholarship application deadline is Monday, July 28, 2014. Please note that we will not accept scholarship applications after the deadline.

Helena, MT